It is said to be the best trekking route near Mumbai and Pune for beginners. It is an easy trek filled with fun and beauty. You will get to see many beautiful things during this trek and after reaching the peak you can see four doors The first one is called 'Ganesh Darwaaja', the second one is called 'Narayan Darwaja', the third one is called 'Hanuman Darwaaja' & the fourth one is called 'Maha Darwaaja'. Out of this Hanuman Darwaaja is the most ancient of all the doors. Between Narayan & Hanuman Darwaaja there are two godowns which were used for storage purpose as a granary. This will be a perfect day out for you and your family or friends.
You will be served a healthy breakfast
Starting point: Malavali Railway Station
This trek from Pune leads the traveler to the Bhimashankar Forest while sightseeing for fireflies in the areas around the small village of Padharwadi. Located in the Sahyadris, the place is replete with scenic views and great photo ops. Add to that the charm of this Fireflies event and you have an amazing getaway waiting for you. You will stay at the home of a local and will go firefly sightseeing in the surrounding areas, making for an unforgettable experience as summer is the best time to see these creatures at their best.
About the activity:
- Start by arriving at the designated pickup point in Pune at around 6 PM
- You will be driving to reach the village of Padharwadi, where you will stay in a homestay.
- Immediately after that, you will leave in the search of fireflies around. You will resume firefly sightseeing after dinner, including an experience of the wildlife in Bhimashankar Forest
- Wake up early in the morning and have your breakfast before trekking to the Bhimashankar Temple. After spending time here, get transferred to Pune to end the trip.
Rich with history and lore the tale of the capture of Panhalagad is famous throughout the pages of history. Located in the towering ranges of Sahyadri Ranges near the city of Kolhapur, Trek to Panhalgad is one of the most strategic vantage offering views of the Bijapur trade route, an important route in the times of Maratha and Mughal empires.
The fort itself is an awe inspiring structure built in the 12th Century. With various historical monuments gracing its top, Panhalgad trek is a treat for all the history buffs. The monsoons lend their special caress to the beauty of the fort to transform it into a green and serene paradise. Embark on this offbeat Monsoon trek and let history come alive!
About the Activity with Details:
Relive the inspiring history of the Panhalgad Fort and a pay your homage to the brave souls who laid down their lives for its capture by the Maratha Empire as you Trek to Panhalgad. The expedition and adventure starts as you depart Pune with your group to reach Panhala Fort early in the morning. Thereafter, as you arrive at the fort next morning, take in the serene natural beauty and embark on the trail as you continue the Panhalgad trek. Observe and admire the pretty hamlets that dot your way and pay your respects at the Veer Baaji Prabhu Deshpande Tomb, in honour of the martyr who laid down his life fighting.
Your memorable excursion of Trek to Panhalgad comes to an end as you depart for Pune early next evening, carrying with you the warm feeling of having witnessed a moment in history.
Pickup Time: 5:00 AM
Drop Time: 7:00 PM
Karnala is a small village located at the base of the Karnala fort ruins in Raigad District of Maharashtra. Karnala is a popular weekend getaway for people living in Mumbai, Panvel, and Alibaug. This is an outlandish little village with small hut-like houses and a few hotels that rests between the looming and illustrious Sahyadris. Karnala offers such a cinematic view of the lush forests and the greenery that surrounds it that you’ll feel like staying here forever.
Invoke in this exciting weekday trekking to the Karnala fort and explore the ruins of this forts. Start your tour after reaching the Karnala fort from Panvel and witness the diversifies flora and fauna in the Karnala Bird Sanctuary. Hike through the steep rocks until you reach the top of the fort for bird watching. Enjoy the panoramic view from the top of the hills and marvel at its sights.
Pickup & Drop Location:
Transportation: Pickup and drop from Pune.
Activities: Trekking and photography
Child Policy: Children below 5 years are not suitable for this trek. Those above 6 can join the trek at the same cost
Suitable for: Family, Friends and Corporate.
Note: Minimum 7 members are required to book this package.
If you are an amateur or professional trekker or someone looking to spend some soothing and adventurous time in nature, this trek is perfect for you. The Katraj to Sinhagad night trek is a famous trekking route that consists of the amazing beauty of a range of mountains and hills. Escape the monotonous city life and indulge yourself in trekking at this beautiful place.
The Katraj to Sinhagad night trek, assisted by the professional guide begins from the Katraj Tunnel Top (Old) from where you would proceed towards a chain of mountains and trek for a distance of 16 km to Sinhagad, which is famous for many prominent battles. The Katraj to Sinhagad night trek experience lets you witness the picturesque beauty of the mountains with enjoying the soothing breeze of the full moon night. The package also includes breakfast and tea that you can savor to fulfill your appetite.
Fill your day with the enthralling experience of trekking near the biggest city of Maharashtra and capture some of the key adventure and thrills. Delight yourself with a unique chance of Tikona Fort trek and ramble across one of the quaintest forts in Maharashtra. On availing this trek, you will be visiting a place that is the key location of many activities and embraces the glimpses of a lake that is located just near to the lake. Whilst trekking, you will come across the Satvahan caves and the temple of Trimbakeshwar Mahadev, which would certainly endow you with endless memories.
Tikona Fort trek won’t be smooth and it takes efforts to reach the top, though it is exciting as it sounds. While reaching the top, seize the awe-inspiring view of Pawana dam, Kothligad, and the astounding scrutiny of the beautiful valley below. The trekking session shall be conducted by an expert guide. Also, private transportation from Pune to Pune or Lonavala to Lonavala, Pithala Bhaker meals (lunch and breakfast) along with basic first-aid kit is also inclusive of the package.
Kothaligad, also known as the fort of Peths is a popular climbing spot close to Karjat in the city of Mumbai. An engineering marvel, the fort was in fact used as a watchtower to keep an eye on the advancements of the army in the surrounding areas. The mysterious cave paintings on the summit date back to the 13th century, but not much was known about them until the 18th Century.
The easy climb at Kothaligad Trekking alongside beautiful environs make it a favoured destination for enthusiastic trekkers. The unique architecture and engineering is a proof of the talent of the Maratha warriors. The chimney like structure on top resembles a lighthouse and was a major advantage for all those who captured the fort at various times, including the British and Maratha empires!
About the Activity with Details:
Embark on an unforgettable Kothaligad Trekking that will engulf you in its stunning architectural prowess. Your expedition begins as you embark on a drive to the base of the fort. Meet your trek mates at the pre-decided location of Fergusson College main gate. Munch on a fortifying breakfast and refreshing tea and start making your way towards the top of the fort. The easy inclines will eventually bring you to the mysterious summit where you can explore and discover the lighthouse like structure that is carved with staircases from the inside. Let a delicious lunch calm your muscles and explore the area around.
Relax for a while and start descending back to the base village, eventually reaching the Aambivali caves that are rich with carvings and paintings dating back to the 13th Century. Watch ancient stories unfold in front of your eyes as you make way through the pathways lush with greenery of the approaching monsoons.
Activity Duration: 1 Day.
Activity Location: Pimpri, Maharashtra.
Pick-up Points for Andharban Jungle Trek:
11:45 pm: Chitra Cinema Dadar (East) (First Pickup Point).
12:05 am: K-Star Mall, Chembur (Second Pickup Point).
About Andharban Trek Pune:
Andharban has got its name from Andhra which means dark and ban which means, forest. Located at an altitude of 2160 feet, Andharban forest will make you skip your heartbeat with the majestic view of verdant mountains and sparkling waterfalls. Andharban trek is one of the rare treks in Sahyadri where starting and endpoints are different.
The green-clad hills of western ghats and the Sahyadris make up for great trekking routes through the forests and to the top, offering stunning views of the monsoon-gifted area. Start your journey from the Pimpri Dam and ends at the amazing Bhira Dam. Experience seeing some of the most amazing valleys that get a whole new shade of green and beauty in the monsoons, making the entire experience worth cherishing.
Sudhagad Fort Trek
Sudhagad Fort is a replica of the famous Raigad Fort. Being large in nature with an enormous perimeter, it holds several lakes, temples, and captivating view spots like Bhoreshwar Temple, Panchchapur Darwaja, Takmak Tok, and Dindi Darwaja.
Temples within the fortress spell of intrinsic cravings. Mapped with multiple secret paths, Sudhagad fort trek is one of the easiest trails located at a height of 2,030ft above sea level. This is highly recommended for beginners as an option for trekking in Pune.
Distance from Pune: 130km
Starting Point: Pali Village near Khapoli
Difficulty Level: Easy
Trek Length: 2hrs
Best Season: Monsoon and winter
Famous Read: 25 Best One Day Trip Near Pune
Activity Location: Lonavala
Activity Timings: 7:00 PM to 12:00 PM
About Rajmachi Fort Trek and Camping:
Rajmachi Fort is one of the most beautiful historical fort located in the rugged hills of the Sahyadri mountains. Surrounded by lush green mountains, beautiful flora and fauna, waterfalls, and green valleys, this fort is a perfect place for trekking. Through Rajmachi Fort trek, we offer you to enjoy the beauty of nature and experience an adventurous day-out with your friends and loved ones. Book this package for 2 days 1 night and enjoy this exotic experience of trekking and camping at Rajmachi fort.
Located at about 110km from Pune, Ghangad is quite a sight for the nature lover’s eyes. The fort has seen scant expeditions over the past few years and remains still untouched by mans concrete fingers. The Mulshi River flows beneath the fort and gives the place the feel of a historical movie shoot. If loneliness had a royal ambience, it would be here at Ghangad.
The fort is surrounded by Korigad, Telbaila and Sudhgad, yet it stands out from all the surrounding places as the ‘fortress of solitude’. Few have dared to explore this mysterious area, and Ghangad to Korigad Trek is one of the most exciting things to do after a hectic week. Korigad, located about 20km away from Lonavala, Pune also holds great historic value as India’s formidable forts.
About the Activity with Details:
Explore the rugged terrains of Maharashtra’s historic forts with Korigad trek and your adventure loving family and friends. The forts are surrounded by thick, deciduous forests and the tough stone pathways, making way for a challenging and exciting climb.
Once you have exhausted your brains at work for the entire week, get home, pack your trekking gear and prepare yourselves for an amazing Korigad trek for the weekend! Depart from Fergusson College at the early hours, around 06:15AM and fuel your stomach with amazing breakfast at Mulshi before you proceed for the trek. Explore the raw beauty of rural nature around you as you pass through the base village and trek towards Ghangad.
Whip out your notepads and cameras as the wild, forested nature around you is worth a million photographs and poems, as you reach the top of the fort. Indulge in a packed lunch as you breathe in the clean and fresh air before making your descent towards the base village.
Get your gear together as you begin your Ghangad to Korigad Trek. Once you reach the base village, rest a while before heading up towards Korigad Fort. Experience the raw historic significance of India’s great kings gone by while exploring the fort and once you have revelled in the beauty, make your descent towards the base village.
Replenish yourself with a hot cup of tea and snacks and make your departure back to Pune around nightfall after this exciting Korigad trek experience.
Location: Satara, Maharashtra
Start Time/End Time: 10:00 PM (Day 1) - 10:00 PM (Day 2)
Embark on a super adventurous and thrilling trekking session at the kaas plateau and explore the valley of flowers, based on the high hills of Sahyadri range. Observe the plateau keenly which is occupied with wildflowers (during the season that prevails on September and October).
Roam endlessly at the whole of kaas plateau that conveys the glimpses of a carpet in various colours. Get picked up by a private non-ac bus from Dadar and enjoy a comfortable transportation before and after the trekking session.
You shall savour on the scrumptious meals that would be provided in breakfast, lunch and dinner, as mentioned in the itinerary and are totally inclusive of the package. Also the trekking session to the kaas plateau also is inclusive of all entry charges required for the activity.
Suitable for: All age group, friends, family and corporate outings
How to Reach:
The pick-up location would be Dadar TT Circle and you can reach the spot with the help of private and public transportation.
Pregnant women and children below 5 years are not allowed to join the activity.
Vikatgad, located on the west side of Neral, is an ideal spot for a super thrilling trekking adventure. The mesmerizing scenic view and heat-treating beauty of several mountains along with its panoramic view make it a hotspot for nature lovers. The Historical references of the location and the chain of caves is a must to visit and explore in this monsoon season.
About the trek
The Vikatgad trekking lets you experience the perfect combination of the mesmerizing beauty of the greenery and the panoramic scenic view of the blissful mountains. This first trek of the rainy season implies to limitless eye-pleasing views and adventurous experiences like scaling the thrilling peak of Maharashtra. The trek takes you to a historical journey at Fort Peb that is famous for its supposed shape of the Elephant-headed God, Lord Ganesha. The Vikatgad trek with moderate difficulty level shall be carried out with trained and certified experts who are sure to guide you with maximum support throughout your journey.
This trek of approx 2100 feet above MSL gets you the best lifetime monsoon experience with never degrading weekend memories. The trek has been scheduled on Sunday for the following dates in order to get you maximum flexibility with time management and 0 hassle for work days.
How to reach
Vikatgad, popularly known as
Fort Peb is based at a distance of 3-4 km towards the west of Neral. The Vikatgad trek provides you with transportation facilities
from Neral and drops you back to Neral with no additional charges.
Group size: 20
Age-limit: 14-45 years
Difficulty Level: Moderate
decisions will be final and binding.
Participants or Members are responsible for his/her own safety and baggage.
Team reserves all the right to change/deviate/cancel the plans without prior notice.
There is no freshen up / washroom facility at the top. There is only a toilet at the base village.
Floaters and Sandals are not allowed, please wear sports shoes or trekking shoes of good quality.
Location: Pune, Maharashtra
Activity Timings: 11:30 PM (1st Day)- 10:30 PM (2nd Day)
About the Vasota Trek:
Grab the chance of going for an adventurous expedition and explore the Vasota Fort which is regarded as one of the famous forts for trekking in the Sahyadri. Catch the glimpses of the great wilderness and beauty as you head towards the accomplishment of the Vasota Trek.
The Vasota Trek lets you traverse through a path, surrounded by thick forests and river which makes the destination an ideal one for trekkers to delve into its beauty. Reach to the trekking spot with the support of the private bus service from Pune to Bamnoli. Learn the Maratha history with the assistance of the friendly guide and enjoy the historical elegance which gives great pleasure to the trekkers while exploring the fort.
On taking up the Vasota Trek, you would go for sightseeing after reaching the top of the fort from where you would grasp the splendid views of the Konya Backwaters and the lush forests of the wildlife sanctuary. The trekking activity is inclusive of safety equipment, packed meals, forest entry and parking charges and comfortable village homestay accommodation on sharing basis.
Suitable for: All age groups, family and friends
How to Reach:
The pickup location would be scheduled in Pune, and you can reach the spot with the help of private and public transportation.
Pregnant women and children below 6 years are not allowed to join the tour.
Activity Location: Igatpuri, Maharashtra
Trek Start time: 1:30 AM
Trek End time: 12:30 PM
Group size: 20 members per batch
Age limit: Above 15 years
Departure dates: Every Sunday
Summit Height: 5400 Feet
Attractions during Trek: Alang, Madangad, Kulang, Ratangad and Pabhargad, Ghanchakkar & Harishchandragad
Maharashtra is surrounded by a lot of mystic mountains and panoramic wonders and adding to the highlights, this Kalsubai Sunrise Trek offers a once-in-a-lifetime experience to conquer the highest peak of Maharashtra which is famous for its natural habitat and spellbinding views. While exploring this nature verdant trek, you will get to visit the Kalsubai temple during sunrise which is adorned by surreal greenery and a blissful environment.
Enough of going to Lonavala to visit Tiger Point and Bushy Dam. See a very different and offbeat side to this hill-station. Join in for an easy hike to Korigad Fort!
Captured by Chatrapati Shivaji in 1657, this fort went to the British after a prolonged seige in 1818. Several ruins of old structures within the fort still exist, and it's walls are still completely intact.
Start the walk through a jungle and trek up to the fort with a view of Amby Valley below. Atop you will get to see two lakes on the fort, Goddess Korai Devi temple, Several smaller temples dedicated to Vishnu and Shiva, six cannons - the largest of which is called the Laxmi Toph and view of Amby Valley
About the Destination:
Most popular among trekking enthusiasts both young and old, the Rohida- Vichitragad is located amongst the beautiful forests of the Sahyadris and is one of the most exciting trekking trails. Located at about 70km from the nearest city of Pune, it is a fort that is rich with history of the Yadava, Maratha and the Moghul empires who all tried to capture the fort at some point in history.
Verdant greens and thickets of forests with pretty hamlets dotting the way is what you can hope to experience on this one of a kind trekking experience!
About the Activity with Details:
Your adventurous Trekking Expedition to Rohida begins with your arrival at Bhor at 09.15AM (Approx.) strengthen yourself for the expedition ahead with some breakfast at a local eatery. Thereafter, post a short travel to the base camp of the fort which is at Bajarwadi, you can commence on the trek at 10.30AM. Pass through various stunning pathways through the thick monsoon vegetation that is at its prime during this time. Behold the wonderful valleys that surround you during the Trekking Expedition to Rohida and let nature enchant you with its charms.
Explore the ruins of structures while trekking in Sahyadris, including a beautiful Rohideshwar temple and differently shaped bastions that are a relic of history and congratulate yourself on finally summiting the fort.
After taking in the beauty around you while trekking in Sahyadris, embark on the trail downwards at around 02.00PM and reach the base camp at Bajarwadi. Embark on a return journey from Trekking Expedition to Rohida to Pune taking back the memories of this wonderful trekking expedition.
Highest Altitude: 3660ft
Location: Pune, Maharashtra
Activity Timings: 7:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Enjoy a thrilling Raireshwar Trek and explore the Kenjalgad Fort with your friends and explore the location. Know about the stone structure temple and learn its historical importance with the help of a professional expert who would guide you throughout the entire journey.
To avail the Raireshwar trek, reach the meetup points at around 07:00 AM from where you would be taken to the base village and grab a delicious breakfast. After reaching at around 10:30 AM to the base, you shall begin with the fun-filled trek to Raireshwar and reach the top around noon.
Start time: 9.00 am
About the Tung Fort Trek:
Experience great adventure and thrills as you head out for the amazing Tung Fort Trek in Lonavala that would cater great peace and satisfaction of exploring nature to both nature as well as adventure lovers. Get stunned at the wonderful lush greenery and misty ambience that occupies the whole of this famous hill station.
Catch the glimpses of waterfalls, lush green hills, and dense forests and make the best out of this Tung Fort Trek. Explore the fort which is known as Kathingad fort and roam around endlessly in this historical location. Reach the edge of the mountain which is the most difficult part of the trekking activity.
The Tung Fort Trek is inclusive of scrumptious breakfast and lunch that would enhance your energy for the activity. Also, the trekking activity is inclusive of guide charges and the support of a comfortable instructor who would help you out throughout the session.
Suitable for: All age groups, friends, families and corporate outings.
How to reach:
The Tung fort is located near Lonavala and you can easily reach here by any private transport.
Maximum occupancy: 50 persons
Minimum occupancy: 4 persons
Located in the mountain ranges of Sahyadris, the Prabalgad trek is an offbeat trekking experience near Mumbai. Situated in the Raigad district of Maharashtra, the fort is built on the height of 2300ft above sea level on a plateau. This monsoon trek takes you to the top of the Prabalgad Fort as well as its sister fort, called Irshalgad. Witness the majestic view of the green and misty hills. Trek through the lush green forests and find various waterfalls on the way.
Prabalmachi and Kalavantin fort offer an amazing view of the scenery. Have an amazing Lunch and breakfast in the pleasant weather. The difficulty of the trek is medium.
How to reach:
You have to reach Panvel, Mumbai which is easily accessible by any kind of public or private transport.